Man who stand on hill with mouth open will wait long time for roast duck to drop in.
We were a family who had come from nothing and now we had respect from French people of all sorts.
Do not pray for easy lives. Pray to be stronger men.
Your success and happiness lies in you. Resolve to keep happy, and your joy and you shall form an invincible host against difficulties.
You lose nothing when fighting for a cause ... In my mind the losers are those who don't have a cause they care about.
Go on with what your heart tells you, or you will lose all.
When obstacles arise, you change your direction to reach your goal; you do not change your decision to get there.
Defeat is not defeat unless accepted as a reality-in your own mind.
There is no passion to be found playing small - in settling for a life that is less than the one you are capable of living.
If my mind can conceive it, and my heart can believe it - then I can achieve it.
Great things are not done by impulse, but by a series of small things brought together.
Wanting to be someone else is a waste of who you are
Human dignity consists in the role we must play in our own perfection. Taking a role in our own self-completion is the highest expression of our creativity.
The way I see it, if you want the rainbow, you gotta put up with the rain.
Neither worse then or better is a thing made by being praised.
Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter.
I'd rather be an optimist and a fool than a pessimist and right.
To see me does not necessarily mean to see my face. To understand my thoughts is to have seen me.
This is one small step for a man, one giant leap for mankind.
Ask for what you want and be prepared to get it!
Do not be afraid. Do not be satisfied with mediocrity. Put out into the deep and let down your nets for a catch.